The Specificity of a Systematic Review Is the Key to Its Value: A Response to Johnston (2005)
- Re: Law, Garrett, and Nye (2004a). "The Efficacy of Treatment for Children With Developmental Speech and Language Delay/Disorder: A Meta-Analysis.". Johnston, Judith R. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2005, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p1114
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Efficacy of Treatment for Children With Developmental Speech and Language Delay/Disorder: A Meta-Analysis."
- Delayed Presentation of Children With Waardenburg Syndrome. Mehta, Mridula; Sethi, Sumita; Pushker, Neelam; Bajaj, Mandeep S.; Ghose, Supriyo // Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p382
A letter to the editor is presented about a case series of six children aged 2 to 6 years old who presented with characteristic manifestations of Waardenburg Syndrome (WS), with improper development of speech and language skills.
- The Bercow report: International views. Williams, Cori; Fletcher, Paul // International Journal of Therapy & Rehabilitation;Nov2008, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p529
Two letters to the editor are presented in regards to the Bercow Report, a study of children affected by speech, language, and communication disabilities by British politician John Bercow.
- Yaruss, Coleman, and Hammer (2006): An Exemplar of Non-Evidence-Based Practice in Stuttering Treatment. Ingham, Roger J. // Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Jul2007, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p283
Purpose: This letter is a response to a recent report by J. S. Yaruss, C. Coleman, and D. Hammer (2006) that described a treatment program for preschool children who stutter. Conclusion: Problems with the Yaruss et al. study fall into four domains: (a) failure to provide clinicians with...
- Dealing with speech problems in a child. // Pulse;2/3/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p62
Presents guidelines in dealing with speech problems of children in Great Britain. Factors contributing to the development of speech problems in children; Difference between speech problem and language problem; Assessment of the speech problems in children. INSET: Key points.
- ask Doctor Cory. // Humpty Dumpty's Magazine;May/Jun2009, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p34
The article offers advice concerning children, including speech disorder, pool drain entrapment and wearing a bike helmet.
- When to worry about baby talk. Gilbert, Susan // Redbook;Dec95, Vol. 186 Issue 2, p178
Focuses on telltale signs of speech pathology in children.
- `Lucy'. Allen, Julie // Exceptional Parent;Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p37
Recounts the improvements undergone by a girl named Shannan who had speech difficulties when she was 20 months old. Method suggested by a therapist to stimulate Shannan's attempt at communication; Use of positive reinforcement to encourage the child; Reduced number of visits to the speech...
- Disyllables as a link between babbling and first words. Stark, Rachel E. // ASHA;Summer96, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p44
Discusses whether two-consonant-vowel syllables have a link between late babbling and first words of children in the United States. Significance of the disyllables `mama' and `dada'; First meaningful words; Language acquisition; Speech of hearing-impaired children.